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6th Annual Beth El Family Book Club

February 27, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

2:30 pm From Sarah to Sydney: The Woman Behind All-of-a-Kind Family

Historian Alexandra Dunietz will highlight Sydney Taylor’s dramatic influence on American children’s literature and the vital importance of children’s books in the transmission of Jewish culture and the preservation of ethnic heritage.

3:30pm All-of-a-Kind Family Book Discussion

All 2nd-6th graders, and adult readers of all ages, are invited to the 6th annual Family Book Club to discuss the classic 1951 novel, All-of-a-Kind Family, the first children’s book published by a mainstream publisher to feature Jewish children. Jo Taylor Marshall, Sydney Taylor’s daughter, will join our discussion!

 

 

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Date:
February 27
Time:
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Venue

North Suburban Synagogue Beth El
1175 Sheridan Rd.
Highland Park, IL 60035 United States
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